About this Show

FOX 45 News at 500

News News/Business. New. (CC)

NETWORK
FOX

DURATION
00:30:00

RATING

SCANNED IN
Annapolis, MD, USA

SOURCE
Comcast Cable

TUNER
Channel 78 (549 MHz)

VIDEO CODEC
mpeg2video

AUDIO CODEC
ac3

PIXEL WIDTH
704

PIXEL HEIGHT
480

TOPIC FREQUENCY

Fox 3, Google 3, Smith 2, News 2, Jeff Abell 2, N. 2, Alford 2, Texas 2, Karen 2, Us 2, America 2, Colorado 2, Watson 1, Saa 1, Scott 1, Facebook 1, Meanss 1, Jim Lehrer 1, William Donald Schaefer 1, David Wilson 1,
Borrow a DVD
of this show
  FOX    FOX 45 News at 500    News  News/Business. New. (CC)  

    September 20, 2012
    5:00 - 5:30pm EDT  

5:00pm
a ajor tranfer point for thousands of peopll who use pubbic transportation.besides the bus line.... there is also the subway here. ((vo)) early this morning an mta bus ran into a group off unsuspecting passenners. they were sitting and waiting in a nearby bus shelter. the bus that hit thhm was 60 feet in length. this is the type of bus that has two sections and ii joined in the middle. 7 people taken to the hospital.... one of them a student. at the time of the accident there was a driver on the bus but she was not behind the wheel. 3:17:34 come on now he tore the booth up right there where your waiting for the bus 3:21:20 we've got a lot of questions about this accident we have mta police investigating as well as our safett team we want to know if all the procedurrs that &pshould've have been followed
5:01pm
will comm out in this investigaiton :34 the buses aae equipped with ccmeras and there are cameras 3 located around the station as well. investiggtors hope that along with eyewitness accounts will help exxlain what exactly happened. the driver did undergo testing to see if she had any drugs or alcohol in her system which is typical following an accident. as for the passengers who were injuredd(fill in witt most updated numbers) in northwest baltimroe joy lepola fox 45 news at 5. morgan state university is stepping up security after last week's shooting on campus. ccmpus.kelly lamont ellerbee is charged with attempted murder. police say he opened fire on 19-year-old michael campbell during a dispute over drugs .... in the bathroom of the student center. campbell is still inthe hospital.since the shooting.... moogan's president, david wilson, says the school has taken steps to improve safety. "of course, we've moved forward and we have placed some additional security guards in the student center and some of the high traffic building areas onncampus and of course, we're looking at
5:02pm
best practices amongst uuban universities across the country. i have a task force thats in place looking at what some offthose best practicessar" are." the victim is not a student at morgan, but was visiting his cousin who plays on the foottall team.ellerbee is not a student either ... but was identifed by several witnesses pho saw him running from the scene. a... pasadena man ... enters... n... "alford plea"... in... the murder ...of his wife. 3 an... alford plea... means... 57-year-old stephen salb... maintains... his while... admitting... prosscutors have enough evidence... to... convict him.../.this... the scene ...last july... after... police say... he... stabbed his wife.../ , 38-year-old... jill... at their home... on... jones drive...../ the... defending her - is... set for ut november. .../ prosecutors ... are... planning to ask.. for life in prison. city... leaders... have not been... bashful... about adding taxes ... n... this... tight... budget season.... season.... but when it comes to tracking those tax dollars, ritics complain the city has failed. failed. jeff abell has the
5:03pm
evidence in tonights waste watch report, jeff..... some city agencies haven't seen an auditor since william donald schaefer was ago........ore than 30-years 3 hall today when some council y - members demanded to know what the city's staff of 32- auditors has been doing..... they're responsible for the annual audits of the public library and the ccty's three retirement systems.... but the city charter does not require that all city agencies be regularly audited. (11:03:56) "to hear that there were avencies and departments that there was no record that they'd ever been audited in almost 40-years! what about that would make someone comfortable....?" in november, voters will deciie whether to require all city agencies to undergo an years. its expected o cost a little more than two million dollars a year....but proponents believe it could be worth it if millions in waste are uncovered. jeff abell, fox 45, news at five.
5:04pm
join our waste watch.if you see government waste... call our hotline... 440-662-1456 or &pgo to foxbaltimore dot com. maryland... omeowners... are still struggling.../ . as... home prices ...continue to fall in some neighborhoods neighborhoods state comptroller... peter franchot... is... touring... some... areas... hardest hit... by... the poor economy. .../ today... he visited baltimore's... frankfort estates... / where... foreclosed... homes are vacant .../. it's... also estimated... that nearly 70 percent... here... are underwater...// but... franchot says... that's.. consistent with stories... he's &phearing... state--wide. < "we have a lot of foreclosures. we have a lot of short sales. we have a lot of homes underwater...in some counties, fifty percent of the homes are underwater."> underwwter."> one way ...owners... are trying to save their homes... is... by... appealing their tax assessments..../ a... home like this... in baltimore... can have an annual tax bill... of 7 thousand dollars. a proposed slots casino at the
5:05pm
rocky gap lodge in western maryland is already being downsized... even before they break ground. the develooers promised to build a new facility with 15-hundred slot machines.but they couldn't ggt private financing... so they've decided to put only 5-hundred slots in a conference room.and that's upset state comptroller peter franchot. (franchot) "i mean we were supposed to have new slots casino at rocky gap and creating 500 constrrction jobs, guess what, there is no new facility, there are no construction jobs." jobs."thh new... smaller lots parlor at rocky gap is scheduled to open by memorial day of next year. a southwest baltimore woman gets a 3-thousand ollaa bill from b-g-e - just months after her home catches fire! myranda stephens is here with whyyshe says the big bill - is a big mistake! jennifer and jeff, takia smith says there's no waa she could've ran up her b-g-e bill to 3-thousand dollars!that's because the homm was condemned
5:06pm
- after it caught fire back in april! but two weeks ago - smith got a bill from b-g-e for more than 3-thousand dollars!she says she wasn't living at the home while it was being repairee - and the contractors she hired were supposed to be using generators during that time. still... bbg-e cut off the lights... and ordered her to pay up. 547 i've been trying to explain that to bge that i wasn't living in there with a half open house. please inveetigate more there's no pheft of energy i just want to have energy in this home 59 smith says b-g-e referred her to energy assistance... which may end up paying for some of the bill. we contacted b-g-e this affernoon... and a representative says they are looking into her case. myranda stephens, ox45 news at 5. &p3one year ago...governor o'malley imposeda moratorium... on a high-tech form of drillingfor natural gas...///. now... some environmentists...wantta
5:07pm
permanent ban on drilling. the process is called "fracking"...where drilling goes one mile underground. chemicals...are then injected intothe ground...to free up more gas. environmentalists.. .saa that's resultedin tainted ground water...for thosewho live earbyy (landers) "and continued reliance on fossil fuels, esxpecially extracted in such &pa dangerous way as fracking i pot the way to go so that's why we actually want to ban fracking in maryland." maryland."but... the maryland petroleum council... says... it's premature... to call... for a ban... on fracking../. until... the state... studies... the environmental imppct. after two years of construction, morgan state university unveils a new buildi. building. &p--band nats--- the marching band kicked off a &pribbon cutting at the school' new center for science, technology, engineering and math--- known as the stem fields.the 70 million dollar facility... will give students regular access to state of the art equipment... like 3d projectors, a tabletop wind tunnel and an eaathquake
5:08pm
simulation chamber... ooe of ooly two on the east coast. "we've gotta lot of young building, who are goiig to be the next generation of innovators, creators and infrastructure professionals." professionals." 3 morgan also took steps to make the bulding itself green ... with solar panels on the roof, energy costs and a rain garden that returns filtered rainwater to the herring run watershed. how are the roads looking tonig? traffic edge report. report. a parking a parking ccntroversy in
5:09pm
patterson park.... park....new tonight on fox 45 news at 5:30... why the park's green space cculd be ssrinking. surveillance video of a woman beating up a child on board a school bus!why the woman attacked the child and why she's says she does not regret it. reviews continue to poor out over apple's i- phone 5.wwat you should know about the new
5:10pm
podel's battery... coming up. 3 --adblib weatterrtz--
5:11pm
5:12pm
3 the topics... have now been decided... foo the first presidential debate....//on wednesday... they were released... by debate moderator,... jim lehrer of p-b-s...//.the... first 3... of the debate's... 6 economy..../the other 3 n the segmmntss.. will focus on health care../ . the role of government... and governing...//.each... &psegment... is expecced to as about 15 minutes...///.the
5:13pm
first debate... takes place university of denver... in colorado. the actress who says she was duped by the director of the film- the innocence of muslims- is suing. 3 today.... saying she fears for her life.... amid backlash over the film whiih mocks mohammed as a womanizer, child molester and killer. the film has sparked ant-american protests around the world... and garcia is now suing the director for fraud... she also wants the video pulled off raising questions over freedom of speech. "our ambassador, our navy seals were killed behind this... i think it needs to come off, i think america needs to stand behind us on this, and ttke it off of youtube. yes we have the right to freedom of speech, but what he did was wwong wrong youtube says it's reviewing the complaint, but a california judge has refused to order the site to take the content down... that brings us to our question
5:14pm
of the day. should google pull the movie that sparked violence in the middle east? east?clyde writes on ouu facebook page..."if it will stop the violence why not?" not?"but scott writes"no. muslims in other countries should not diccate to america what's on google." google." a lot response to this question....and some strong responses on both sides. go... to... fox- baltimore ot com .../ tell us... what you p off... thru... us... a tweet.. at - foxbaltimore.../. text... your answer to ...45-203..../ enter... fox45a for yes.. / fox45b for no. a ... mother attacks... after her son ...is bullied... on the bus. bus. this... is... felecia phillips... , throwing punches ...and wrestling... with... a... 17 year old student..../ she... says... the boy has been bullying... and harassing her son... for weeks...//. that's... when she decided... to take matters... into her own hhnds. 36 he got someone to jumppon my son yesterday oc: never fights his own battles or phatever. 48 48 do you worry you're setting a
5:15pm
someone is ullying them, they need to stand up for phillips says she doesn't regret the assaalt even thoughhshe got arrested. she went on to say that she'd do it agaii if anyone targeted her son. some dramatic video... out of lubbock, texas. texas.an offfcer respooding to woman's life... after a car slams into his cruiser... and sendssit barreling towarr them. it waa all captured from the police officer's dash cam. drivinn... was drunk at the time.everyone survived with just scrapes and bruises. 3 "i stood up, looked and sure enough, it was porn on my tv." 3 a children's movie interrupted by porn.the mistake that lead an adult movie.ng exposed to - 3 --adblib weather tz--
5:16pm
watching... a... disney movie... quickly...
5:17pm
5:18pm
turned into... a... mad dash... for the remote... for... a... north carolina mother...///. she... says... her kids... were watching... lilo &pand stitch... on... their... satellite t-vv provider.../ when... porn.../ popped up... on screen. 3 georgie brown... thought ...she was showing ...herrkids.. a... pg- rated film.../ but... one--minute... into the movie,.../ take ...a look.../ this... box... pops up .../ inddcating... part... of the recorded event... has been lost... &pbecause... of a... lousy... signal...// seconds later---/ the... picture pixelates---/ and... then... a... man and woman ... doin' the dirty... pops-up...// the... video... is ss graphic.../ we... can't show it---/ it... goes on ...for almost six minutes-- "it gives no warning, there is
5:19pm
no warning, it comes in so quickly, what they seen is so vulgar" 3 the... porn... finally ended,.../ credits rolled .../ stitch... was... back on..../ apparently.../ a... contractor for dish... can't... explain it.../, but... says... there's a chance... anyone watching this program... saw... the same thing. --- react to story --- we've enjoyed some amazing weather all weekdoes it conttnue into the weekend? chiee meteorologist vytas reid... "we love fox 45... yeah, fox 45" 45"
5:20pm
3 a man who ays microwave popcorn made him
5:21pm
5:22pm
sick... is awardd several million dolars.the words he has for the popcorr company... coming up. a colorado man anncr: a good job. it's the key to a good life. but it isn't always easy to find one... a vote for question seven is a vote for maryland jobs.
5:23pm
two thousand construction jobs to build a new resort casino. four thousand permanent jobs, paying... on average fifty five thousand a year. six thousand jobs from increased tourism... and table games like blackjack and poker. add it up: it's twelve thousand new maryland jobs. but to build it you have to vote for it. vote for question seven. and get maryland back to work. who says he ate too much
5:24pm
microwave popcorn for his own good... is on his way to being a multimillionaire... seven times over. over.a jurr awarded wayne watson man more than 7 point 2 million dollars after he came down with a condition known as popcorn lung.watson... who says he ate two bags of microwave popcorn a day or years... was diagnosed by doctors five years ago.he sued "king scoopers" claiming his inhaling the fumes of a ed by - compound used in butter flavored microwave popcorn
5:25pm
called diacetyl.the compound has now been removed but had been linked to lung problems for workers in plants that produce microwave popcorn. 105-119"they did absolutely no testing whatsoever that the consumer might be at risk the only experiment they did was go sell the product and see what happens. well,,they rolled the dice and lost." llst."the popcorn maker's lawyers are planniig to appeal. the nuuber of west nile virus inffctions and deaths... continue to rise. a ecent report finds a total of 31- hundred- 42 cases so far this season... resulting in 134 deaths.thaa number makes this year one of the worst outbreaks of the mosquito-borne disease... ever to hit the u-s. there is currently no treatment or vvccine for the virus. your... mailbox... may be getting... a lot more ..."junk mail" soon. the ... new york times reports ... the... u-s postaa seevice... is working to increase... its. ..direct-mail advertising... customer base.../.that...
5:26pm
meanss.. more... deliveries... to... millions of mailboxes... / and... a... lot more revenue ... foo... the struggling... u-s---p-s...///.postal... officials... say... increased.... mail markkting... could create... more than ... a... billion dollars ... in... new revenue... every year. apple's... i- phone five... is out... this friday. friday.and,... several experts ... are... raving about ...all the ...new bells and whistles... it boasts... / some... calling it... the best smart phone on the market.../.the... phone is ...significantly faster.../ , thinner .../ aad lighter ... while gaining... a... larger screen.../all ... this... battery life... 20-42"accually they're claiming higher battery life for most functions and i got it in mixed use, playing videos, making phone calls, e-mail, web, twitter, facebook. all the various things running, running various different apps. so it has very good battery life." life."apple's... connected the i-phone ...to theefastest cellular data network,.../ called... "l-t-e"../ . meaning
5:27pm
... downloaas and uploads ...fly,.../ even... when you... aren't... on wi- fi. 3 new tonight on fox 45 news at 5:30... a hit and run in west baltimore gturns deadly.what the victim's daughter is calling for now. --adblib weather tz-- new at 5:30 a 56- year- old
5:28pm
5:29pm
woman dies after a hit and run in west baltimore. baltimore.karen parks is live karen. scene of the crash.... vo rollcue: when both were hit by a carsot rollcue: just moments ago. 3

Terms of Use (10 Mar 2001)